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Ian Anderson

Articles by Ian Anderson

Rosemarie's out to show sliders have legs in Mission Beach

I had to be careful not to call it a food truck, when I first checked out gourmet slider specialist Rosemarie's. Its chef cooked out of a trailer small enough, I'd have believed it if …

Dalu Hawaiian BBQ more about flavor than looks

On the table in front of me, a take-out box nearly overflows with steamed rice, macaroni salad, and a shining pile of teriyaki. I can make out the short rib, beef, and chicken in there, …

Jomaru Korean Hot Pot offers three meals in one

Our server takes one look at me and decides I will need a bib. What she hands me is more like a plastic smock, or apron: it loops over my head and ties around my …

Luna's Lunpias adds a Filipino twist to Poway

It was only a few months into the pandemic that one of my editors emailed me to suggest our readership must surely be getting tired of covid-era food stories already, and we could move on …

Vincenzo's cheesy pastas, and now breakfast pizza

Video:FEAST!: Vincenzo's cheesy pastas, and now breakfast pizzaShould I start or finish with the macchiato?I've taken a seat at the bar at Vicenzo Cucina and Lounge, a newcomer to the heart of Little Italy, set …

Long lines and order limits can't take the shine off Asa Bakery

Video:FEAST!: Long lines and order limits can't take the shine off Asa BakeryI'd heard Asa Bakery & Cafe could attract long lines, and sell out of certain popular items, so I've made a plan to …

La Mesa Pizzaworks wins with phony pepperoni

Video:FEAST!: La Mesa Pizzaworks wins with phony pepperoni"Why is our pepperoni so bright red?" asks one of the boys, eyeing his pizza."What kind did you get?" asks the other, eyeing ours.PlaceLa Mesa Pizzaworks7406 University Avenue, …

The Whaling Bar dusts off its literary pretexts

Video:FEAST! The Whaling Bar dusts off its literary pretextsOf course he would be drinking here. In a room barely buttoned enough to contain its bar. Behind windows that dull the scolding, morning-after daylight down to …

Flama Llama is a non-Asian eatery on Convoy... or is it?

The more Kearny Mesa's Convoy District has leaned into its pan-Asian businessplace identity, the more fascinated I've become with those not-pan-Asian restaurants trying to succeed there. Thanks to the excellence of mariscos shop El Viejon …

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